A lawmaker from Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League died from respiratory issues at a hospital right here on Monday, following his restoration from the COVID-19 sickness, in accordance with media reviews. Israfil Alam, the MP from the Naogaon-6 constituency, was […]
A lawmaker from Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League died from respiratory issues at a hospital right here on Monday, following his restoration from the COVID-19 sickness, in accordance with media reviews. Israfil Alam, the MP from the Naogaon-6 constituency, was admitted to Sq. Hospital in Dhaka on July 17 and breathed his final early this morning. He was 54.
Alam, additionally the joint secretary of Naogaon district unit Awami League, was placed on life help on July 24 after his respiratory complexities deteriorated, his spouse Sultana Parvin instructed the Dhaka Tribune. The three-time lawmaker had earlier recovered from COVID-19.
“Our mom died not too long ago after which my brother contracted the coronavirus illness,” Alam’s sister Renu instructed bdnews24.com on Saturday. President Abdul Hamid in his condolence message termed Alam a “devoted politician”.
“He started his political profession as a labour chief and all the time upheld the rights of the frequent working class in parliament. The nation has misplaced a devoted politician,” the president stated. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in her condolence message, stated: “Israfil Alam had devoted his complete life to the welfare of the nation.”
Born in Jhina village in Raninagar Upazila of Naogaon, Alam was elected MP for the primary time within the nationwide election in 2008. He served as the pinnacle of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Labour and Employment. He was additionally a member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Textile and Jute Industries. Bangladesh recorded 37 extra deaths from COVID-19 within the final 24 hours, taking the overall variety of fatalities to 2,965.
The variety of confirmed circumstances jumped to 226,225 on Monday after 2,772 contemporary COVID-19 infections had been recorded, in accordance with well being authorities.